[linux-dvb] Finding Section bitrate

Manu Abraham abraham.manu at gmail.com
Wed Oct 26 21:17:27 CEST 2005

Mws wrote:

> Manu Abraham wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I was looking at how i can find the rate at which a section arrives. 
>> If i do a read() in userspace, applying a filter for that particular 
>> section, since the data is already buffered, the rate that i can 
>> calculate might not be correct ? But if i take a look at from a 
>> driver point of view, i will be able to find the rate of the entire 
>> stream only (that which is transferred out of the card). Any thoughts 
>> as to how i can work this out correctly ? Any suggestions would be 
>> appreciated.
>> Thanks,
>> Manu
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> hi,
> if you mean the bitrate for a PID (that carries sections)
> you might try dvbsnoop.


Thanks for pointing it out. But, since the stream is buffered, will 
these values be right ? Anyway i will just try it out.


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